Karithopeta (Greek Walnut Cake) T-R-L

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 30 mins

Was looking for my long lost recipe for a specific walnut cake and came across this. Not the same but sounds really yummy!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350ºF.
  2. 9x13 inch buttered pan.
  3. Make syrup first by combining syrup ingredients in a saucepan.
  4. Boil 10 minutes.
  5. Stir every few minutes.
  6. Set aside to cool.
  7. Cream butter and sugar until light, add eggs, one at a time, beating constantly.
  8. Add flour, farina, baking powder, cinnamon, and orange peel and beat well.
  9. Then add walnuts.
  10. Bake for 30 minutes.
  11. Pour cooled syrup over cake while cake is HOT.
  12. Allow to cool, cut into diamond shapes.


Most Helpful

good stuff thanks for posting .dee

Dienia B. June 12, 2006

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